Live Chat Today

I’ll be joining my Washington Post colleagues Blake Gopnik and Jacqueline Trescott for a live online chat about the Post‘s annual Museums section. It’s a free for all discussion. I’ll be taking questions on the profile I wrote of architect David Adjaye, who will design the Smithsonian’s new National Museum … Continue Reading Live Chat Today

Get thee to the Folger…

There’s only a week or so left on the Folger Shakespeare Library’s exhibition, “The Curatorial Eye,” which is billed as “discoveries from the Folger vault.” But it’s worth making an effort to get there. It’s a potpourri show, with various curators and specialists from the Folger highlighting curiosities they’ve uncovered. That … Continue Reading Get thee to the Folger…

No more fighting?

A link to my Sunday Washington Post piece, which argues we’ve enjoyed a curious ten-year lull in the business of major arts controversies.